The volume makes widely available some important scholarship on the canonical texts of ancient rhetoric and poetics. While there are numerous studies of general trends in classical criticism, this collection offers direct discussions of primary sources, which provide a useful companion to the Russell and Winterbottom anthology, Ancient Literary Criticism. The volume contains a chronology, suggestions for further reading, a new translation of Bernays' 1857 essay on katharsis, and an important introductory chapter addressing ...

Ancient Literary Criticism 2006, OUP Oxford, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199258659


Ancient Literary Criticism 2006, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199258666

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